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Servicing Your Transfer Case Now Can Save Money in The Long Run

When you think of vehicle maintenance, oil changes and brake pad inspections probably come to mind. What about a transfer case service? The transfer case is often overlooked when it comes to preventative maintenance, even though when neglected it can cause some serious problems.

Every four-wheel drive and all-wheel-drive vehicle has a transfer case. The transfer case's main purpose is to distribute power from the transmission to the front and rear axles. It allows a vehicle to operate in lower gears at varying speeds.

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See What Sets the Ford Expedition Apart from the Competition

A reliable vehicle is especially important in the cold days of winter and stormy weather in any part of the year. Local residents throughout the Corpus Christi area know that local weather conditions can be unpredictable and severe. With an excellent balance of safety, performance, and handling, the Ford Expedition is an ideal personal or family vehicle.

The Ford Expedition is designed to provide safe transportation in all types of weather conditions. The Ford Expedition is a great vehicle for bad weather handling. The Expedition has an overall safety rating that is higher than GMC Yukon.

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Avoid Changing Your Oil Every 3,000 Miles

While the often-heard oil change interval of 3,000 miles is one that Corpus Christi, TX drivers have heard for years, it is actually becoming obsolete thanks to various advancements in automotive engineering. How frequently should we be changing our oil?

If you are looking for an accurate estimate of how often you need to change your oil based on the model you drive and your driving habits, then simply look it up in your car's owner's manual. If you are interested in a more reliable method instead of an estimate, then get under the hood and check…

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Is Your Next Car an SUV?

 

Although SUVs offer their owners several benefits, many drivers are so accustomed to their coupes or sedans that they do not consider getting anything else as their next vehicle. Here at Access Ford Lincoln of Corpus Christi we've gathered a few reasons that SUVs are so great.

 
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Worn Tire Treads Are an Accident Waiting to Happen

The truth is tired can lose their ability to grip the road and divert water long before they’re worn out. Bad treads are an accident that's waiting to happen. At any given moment, nearly half the trucks and cars on the road have worn tire treads.

The possibility of an accident increases on wet roads where there isn’t enough tire tread left to divert water away from the tire. The result is a condition called hydroplaning where a vehicle can easily spin out of control and place the driver and others at risk.

 

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The Ford Fiesta is Small and Efficient


If you are searching for a vehicle that you will love driving around Corpus Christi, it is important for you to consider the Ford Fiesta and all that it offers. If you would like to get into a small car, this could be the vehicle for you.

The Ford Fiesta is a car that is smaller than most others out there. It is the smallest passenger car coming from Ford. This car is something that helps you get around in a smooth and easy way. This car is efficient, and it does not use a lot of gas as you…
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An Amazing Pickup, Ford F-150


When you are in the market for a new pickup, there are some things to keep in mind. Will the pickup be able to do all of the tasks required of it? Will it comfortably hold all potential passengers? Is it a fuel-efficient vehicle? Is it a safe vehicle?

The questions are important so let us look at the answers given by the 2017 Ford F-150. The safety features inherent in the 2017 Ford F-150 are stellar, Blind Spot Information System is designed to alert the driver via lights on the outside mirrors to objects of vehicles in the blind…
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Ford Pulls Out All the Stops for Striking 2017 Fusion

Might you be in the market for a midsize sedan? Well, if so, we here at Access Ford Lincoln of Corpus Christi suggest you do yourself a solid and try ours -- the 2017 Fusion -- on for size.

Why, though?

Click "play" on the clip below to find out; AutoGuide.com Managing Editor Jodi Lai is here with her take on the Fusion:

A base model that's anything but basic, the Fusion S is superb.

Standard equipment on this trim includes 16-inch alloy wheels, automatic headlamps, LED taillights, a rearview camera, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, voice-command connectivity, the ...

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MotorWeek is All Smiles for 2017 Ford Explorer

If you're seeking a full-size SUV for your next daily driver, we here at Access Ford Lincoln of Corpus Christi feel you should make a point to meet ours, the 2017 Explorer.

How come?

Gain some insight from our friends at MotorWeek; their assessment of the Explorer is as follows:

While every Explorer engine option has its appeal, arguably none are more impressive than the top-of-the-line turbocharged 3.5-liter V6.

Standard with the Sport and Platinum models, the turbo-V6 teams with a six-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive. Overall output weighs in at a whopping 365 ...

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I Love My New Car So Much I Sprang For Gap Insurance


That's right—the car I purchased at Access Ford Lincoln of Corpus Christi is just perfect for me! I really wanted to protect my investment so I looked into gap insurance. I found out that:
  1. If I have an accident and total my new baby (boo hoo!), my insurance will only pay for what the vehicle is worth—not how much I paid for it.
  2. If I owe more on my loan than what the vehicle is worth, I could be left making…
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